• NHL 22

    Preview: NHL 22 Brings the X-Factor This Year

    NHL is out to change the game with a little of the same and, hopefully, enough new. EA Sports invited me online last week to see some of the design pillars and early details for NHL 22, and I’ve got to say that so far, there’s enough here to keep me interested…...
  • Psychonauts 2

    Preview: Psychonauts 2

    While Psychonauts has been dormant for nearly two decades, Double Fine’s revival of the series has been a long time coming. Despite not selling well during the game’s initial launch window, Double Fine released Psychonauts on the original Xbox garnering a cult following and has had fans asking for...
  • Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart

    Everything We Saw in an Exclusive Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart Demo

    Last week, Insomniac Games held a virtual press event where we saw new gameplay, learned more about the systems powering the game, more about Rivet and how the music will make you hum along as you play the game. We start with Ratchet & Clank acknowledging they’ve been away...
  • Rift Apart

    How Insomniac Games Built the World of Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart

    Last week, Insomniac Games hosted a series of panels talking about crafting a new Ratchet & Clank story, how the team designed the game for PlayStation 5, building the world around Ratchet & Clank and how the score composed by Mark Mothersbaugh came to be. Grant Hollis, the Art...
  • Returnal

    Preview: Returnal

    Everything Housemarque has done up to this point has left a mark on the gameplay. #Returnal offers a satisfying loop strengthened by a sense of discovery that few games like Metroid and Hades offer....
  • Super Mario 3D World

    Preview: Super Mario 3D World + Bowser’s Fury

    I’ve spent the weekend lost in Super Mario 3D World + Bowser’s Fury, which is set to launch next month. Having been unveiled this past September as part of the Super Mario Bros. Anniversary 35th Direct, Super Mario 3D World is an enhanced port of the Wii U title....